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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander | Apprentice Chef | Phosphate Hill

  • 583163
  • Chef
  • Full Time

If you have a genuine passion for food, can see yourself as a future culinary leader with the business, are committed to hard work and study in order to gain a nationally recognised industry qualification and uphold Compass Group's vision and values then we'd love you to apply.

Based at ESS Phosphate Hill we are offering an opportunity to join our kitchen team as a Year 1 Apprentice Chef:

This role is fly in fly out from Townsville or drive in drive out from MT Isa 

Details of the Apprenticeship

  • Three-year apprenticeship resulting in a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
  • You will work a usual FIFO roster (9 days on/5 days off)
  • You will complete dedicated study sessions (several 5-day blocks throughout the year) with our training provider, TAFE QLD, (coordinated and paid by ESS)
  • Online learning and assessments are part of the training - some study time will be allocated at site but be prepared to study in your own time too
  • Meals, accommodation, uniforms and Chef equipment will be supplied by ESS
  • If working FIFO, all flights to & from site are provided by ESS

A bit about you

  • You identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • You have a passion for food & you’re at home in the kitchen!
  • You can work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • You are reliable, hardworking, resilient and follow instructions
  • You are an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Safety comes first in everything you do
  • Currently registered with Job Active

What we can offer you

  • You will be trained and mentored by an exceptional team of highly qualified chefs who have developed their passion for food all over the world
  • You will be exposed to cooking in Production Kitchens, learning the skills and techniques to deliver high quality food across a variety of styles of cuisine
  • Obtain a nationally recognised Certificate III Commercial Cookery at the end of the training

Apply Now!

  • Rewarding job. Excellent Support. Great team
  • International Company operating at 800 sites throughout Australia
  • We provide the job. You create the opportunity

From oil rigs to goldmines and everything in between; we deliver hospitality services in some of Australia's most beautiful but least hospitable locations. We thrive on the challenge of getting the seemingly impossible done… and doing it safely!




Closing date: May 31, 2021
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